The Prix Voltaire-winning Cairo publisher and bookseller Khaled Lotfy was released from prison, the IPA reports, on November 19.
Across the diverse Arab world, the potential to grow readership is vast and two publishers say success depends on having great books.
With a Brazilian Publishers Translation Grant, Portuguese titles are being translated into Arabic in Egypt. [Sponsored]
‘We’re in a good position,’ says Storytel’s Yasmina Jraissati, after the audiobook service Storytel’s first five years in the region.
The shortlist places a book from the United Arab Emirates into contention, a first at the International Prize for Arabic Fiction.
The 2022 Sheikh Zayed Book Awards announce the shortlist of titles in three categories: literature, young author, and children’s literature.
Having participated in programming at the Cairo fair, the Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre opens a new partnership and site redesign.
Two trips, to Slovenia and Egypt, have opened the IPA president’s publishing-market travels this year.
The 16 longlisted novels in the International Prize for Arabic Fiction this year include work from nine nations.
Said to be the first transformative agreement in Egypt and the Middle East, Springer Nature and the Egyptian Knowledge Bank have a new deal.